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Botanical Art & Illustration
Landscape Design Students and Alumni Series
18th Annual Winter Lecture Series:
Humanities Institute Symposium: Plant Intelligence
A Talk with Florence Williams
Georgia O'Keeffe and Hawai'i: A Sense of Place
Georgia O'Keeffe: A Creative Life
Garden Study Tour in Kyoto Japan
Medical Botany - 174BOT470
This introduction to herbalism covers herbal traditions and highlights specific, health- optimizing foods and plants. Study the medicinal properties of plants used for the digestive, respiratory, and circulatory systems, as well as best practices for cultivating, harvesting, and storing herbs. Learn to prepare basic herbal teas, poultices, and soaks. The focus of the course is on general plant actions (carminatives, cholagogues, expectorants); detailed phytochemistry is not discussed.
Tuesdays, 05/09/17 - 06/13/17
06:00pm - 08:00pm
, Room A
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